Sentence Examples


  • He loved using the vernacular, although it never sounded quite right coming from him.
  • Henderson's Scottish Vernacular Literature (1898), and J.
  • Other decrees denounced the abuse of indulgences, of festivals of saints, and of processions and suggested reforms; others again enjoined the closing of shops on Sunday during divine service, the issue of service-books with parallel translations in the vernacular, and recommended the abolition of all monastic orders except that of St Benedict, the rules of which were to be brought into harmony with modern ideas; nuns were to be forbidden to take the vows before the age of 40.
  • These motets are usually in the vernacular and usually expect only continuo accompaniment, tho some do have optional instrumental doubling parts.
  • Between 1989 and 1992, I traveled to China to document the extraordinary beauty and refinement of Chinese vernacular architecture.

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